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Road closure - Donald Hawley Way, 27th August - 31st August

Road closure - Donald Hawley Way, 27th August - 31st August

Donald Hawley Way will be closed for essential resurfacing work from Tuesday 27th August until Friday 30th August, the road will be reopened at approx. 9:00am on Saturday 31st August.

The road will be closed from its junction with Church Drive until the River Ecclesbourne bridge. During this time there will be no vehicular access to Eyes Meadow or Millennium Meadow, pedestrian access will be possible... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 10:55 by Jackie Clements

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Councillor Surgery at Weston Centre: 28th July 2019

Councillor Surgery at Weston Centre: 28th July 2019

Councillor Chris Short will be holding a Councillor Surgery at the Weston Centre, Tamworth Street, Duffield at 10am for half an hour, on Sunday 28th July 2019.

Councillor Short represents Duffield at Derbyshire County Council and Amber Valley Borough Council as well as the Parish Council and as such, is uniquely placed to help residents with any local Council-related policies or issues they may wish... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 13:42 by Jackie Clements

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Parish Council office closure - 24th July to 11th August 2019

Please note that due to staff holidays the Parish Council office at Cemetery Lodge, 43 Hazelwood Road will be CLOSED between 24TH JULY AND 11TH AUGUST inclusive.

The Village Warden is also on leave, so there will be no grounds maintenance service or bin emptying in the village during this time. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Reduced office opening hours will be operational between 12th- 30th... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 13:05 by Jackie Clements

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Movies in the Meadow - 13/14 September 2019

Movies in the Meadow - 13/14 September 2019

The Parish Council is excited to be hosting our first outdoor cinema event at Eyes Meadow in September, showing Bohemian Rhapsody and Grease.

Organised by Quad Derby, Bohemian Rhapsody (cert 12A) will be shown on Friday 13 September and Grease (cert PG) will be shown on Saturday 14 September.

Bring your friends, camping chairs and picnics along to enjoy a classic film under the beautiful open skies of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:07 by Jackie Clements

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Parish Councillors' Committee roles and responsibilities

Parish Councillors' roles in the Parish Council's three committees - the Strategy, Finance and General Purpose Committee, Cemetery Committee and Recreation Committee - along with other community roles - can be found in the attachment below.

The Chairperson of the Parish Council from April 2019 is Cllr Colin Thompson and the Vice Chair is Cllr Roger Harrison.

Please note that this list corrects an error... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:27 by Jackie Clements

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ASB update

ASB Update

Following a meeting of the ASB steering group the Parish Council asked the amber valley multi agency youth team to do some detached observation work in Duffield. This is their report:

Belper and Ripley South MAT youth work team - Duffield detached youth work – Friday 5th July 2019 19-00 – 20-00

The mobile youth unit parked at Eyes Meadow car park. Myself and A walked around Eyes... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 08:45 by Kath Gruber

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Full Council meeting 3rd July 2019

The next Full Council meeting will be held at the Weston Centre, Duffield on Wednesday 3rd July at 7pm.

Please be aware that Council meeting prayers will now take place before the meeting, in the library room, at 6:45pm.

All are welcome to attend the meeting. For the meeting agenda and public speaking guidelines, please see the documents attached below.

Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 13:29 by Jackie Clements

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Road closure notice - Town Street, Duffield, 29th June 2019

Please be aware that Town Street will be closed to traffic on 29th June 2019 between 1:00 - 1:45pm, to allow the Duffield Carnival procession to pass through the village.

The road will be closed between King Street and a point just south of the entrance to Appletree Medical Practice. The road will be reopened as soon as the procession has passed along the street, which may be earlier than stated.

For... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 13:14 by Jackie Clements

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Duffield Parish Council - office move

Duffield Parish Council - office move

From 13th June 2019, Duffield Parish Office will be located at the Lodge, Duffield Cemetery, 43 Hazelwood Road, Duffield DE56 4DQ (previously the Weston Centre).

The opening hours for office enquiries will remain the same as before, Tuesday and Thursday between 10:30 and 12:30 (ring the doorbell for assistance).

The Parish office telephone number remains the same - 01332 842740 - and the Clerk can also... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:42 by Jackie Clements

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Gray Recreation Ground - playground closure

As a result of the recent vandalism at Gray Rec, the playground has been assessed this week and has been declared unsafe. The playground has unfortunately had to be locked for the time being until a repair to the barrier can be made, which will need to be carried out by a contractor.

If anyone has information relating to the vandalism please contact the police on 101 or via this link, quoting crime... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 14:40 by Jackie Clements

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